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so33alabama
02-01-2008, 12:37 AM
been having problems with a lot of white smoke at first startup.It goes away as i drive down the road or should say when it warms up.I was wondering if you guys up north experience this in the really cold weather with the diesels.

wayside
02-01-2008, 12:44 AM
is it clear white smoke? the truck is turbo so it could be just from that all turbo cars or trucks put out white clear smoke...

so33alabama
02-01-2008, 12:48 AM
just wasnt used to seeing that much smoke at start-up

wayside
02-01-2008, 12:56 AM
yeah if it goes away then should be ok.. just take it to your dealer or a shop and ask them also has the truck gottin a tune up?

so33alabama
02-01-2008, 01:09 AM
its my fist diesel.it has 90k on it.I keep all the fluids changed what else do you reccomend?

lawn king
02-01-2008, 07:29 AM
I would take it in to have the valves adjusted. It's very, very important to have this service done every 50,000 miles on the isuzu diesel. I had it done at 50000, my valves were way out of adjustment. I noticed improved power and mpg, and my engine was much quieter after this service.

wayside
02-01-2008, 12:57 PM
yeah i would do what lawn king said..... also you said all fluids like?

lawn king
02-01-2008, 01:37 PM
My npr is a 2003, our trucks should have the same 4.7 inline 4.